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Steve Spangler Science: Why Does Water Rise?
Steve Spangler Science

A candle and some rising colored water reveal a hidden property of air that’s around you all the time.

Steve Spangler Science: Air Pressure Can Crusher
Steve Spangler Science

There are lots of different ways to crush a soda can…

Steve Spangler Science: Shrink Wrap Science
Steve Spangler Science

Atmospheric pressure on your body is revealed with a plastic bag and a vacuum cleaner.

Steve Spangler Science: Floating Water
Steve Spangler Science

Turn the glass over and nothing spills.

Steve Spangler Science: Launching Potatoes - How to Make a Potato Gun
Steve Spangler Science

Nothing’s more fun than a potato gun.

Steve Spangler Science: Floating Ping Pong Ball
Steve Spangler Science

The power of air allows you to levitate a ball in midair.

Steve Spangler Science: Whirly - The Twirling Sound Hose
Steve Spangler Science

Whirling an ordinary, corrugated, plastic tube over your head becomes a musical experience.

Steve Spangler Science: Huff and Puff Challenge
Steve Spangler Science

You can huff and puff, but the piece of paper won’t go in the bottle. What is happening?

Steve Spangler Science: How to Make Giant Smoke Rings
Steve Spangler Science

A giant smoke rings reveals the path of a vortex of air shot from a garbage can.

Steve Spangler Science: Stuck Like Glue (Air Pressure Trick)
Steve Spangler Science

Simple air pressure difference is all the glue you need to lift a plate with a jar.

Steve Spangler Science: Marshmallow Masher
Steve Spangler Science

Learn how marshmallows reveal a powerful property of air when exposed to an air pressure test.

Steve Spangler Science: Film Canister Launcher
Steve Spangler Science

Pressure from expanding gas made with simple materials pops a lid or launches a film canister.